Jorrocks's Jaunts & Jollities.

SURTEES, R.S. Alken; Phiz; Heath (illustrator)

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Kegan Paul
Date Published: 1920

Description: The Hunting, Shooting, Racing, Driving, Sailing, Eating, Eccentric and Extravagant Exploits of that Renowned Sporting Citizen... Introduction by Joseph Grego. Illustrated with numerous fine plates by Alken, Phiz, & Heath, some in color and all protected with tissue. xxiv, 272pp. Short thick 4to, beautifully rebound in 3/4 green morocco; ornate gilt-tooled spine with raised bands, t.e.g. London: Kegan Paul Trench, Trubner & Co., (no date, circa 1920). Five pages have short tears in the margins, otherwise a near fine copy.

Comments: A handsome reprint in a fine binding, apparently a facsimile of the 1843 second edition.

Edition: Reprint
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 212295


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By This Author: SURTEES, R.S.
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Hello from England. I received the book today, and just wanted you to know that I'm really happy with it -- its condition is really amazing, and a lot better than I had hoped. It also happens to be a really excellent book, which helps. I also wanted to say thanks for the great packaging: it's surprisingly often that companies don't pack their books properly and they end up getting damaged during the shipping process! Kind regards, - Hannah W.
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